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SBU to present High School Invitational Choir in concert Feb. 15

BOLIVAR, Mo. – Southwest Baptist University will host the 2020 High School Invitational Choir in a concert of choral music at 7 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 15, in Pike Auditorium on the Bolivar campus.

The ensemble is comprised of more than 100 high school singers from across the region selected through a competitive nomination process involving their directors. Rehearsals will take place throughout that day and the event culminates with the evening performance.  

The Invitational Choir, directed by Dr. Jim Tarrant, professor of music and director of choral studies at SBU, will be joined the SBU Chorale.

The performance is free and open to the public, and will include works by J. Brahms, J.S. Bach, R. Thompson, and other composers.

For more information about the concert and the Department of Music at SBU, contact (417) 328-1644 or visit

*Published: 2-10-2020